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Keeping a young brain active

Neuropsychologist Kristina Hardy, offers tips on how to keep kids “sharp” over the summer.

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13 tips for traveling with children

Britlan Malek, PsyD, a psychologist at Children’s National, share tips for traveling with children this summer.

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Partnering with school nurses to manage your child’s chronic condition

There are many ways you can partner with your child’s school nurse to ensure that your child is healthy and ready to learn.

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How to know when your child is ready for camp

Maureen Monaghan, PhD, a psychologist at Children’s National, provides some tips to help figure out if your child is ready for camp.

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Returning to school after an acute illness

Attending or returning to school can be difficult for kids with acute illnesses. But there are strategies that parents and caregivers can use to help facilitate returning to school after an acute illness.